Civil and Mechanical Engineering

Assistant Professor of Civil Engineering

  • Room: ET 321C
  • Office Phone: 260-481-0324
  • Office Fax: 260-481-6281
  • E-mail: niazif@ipfw.edu
  • Web Page: http://engr.ipfw.edu/~niazi

Education

  • Ph.D., Civil Engineering,Georgia Institute of Technology, USA, 2014
  • M.S., Civil Engineering, Georgia Institute of Technology, USA, 2011
  • M.S., Civil Engineering, National University of Sciences and Technology, Pakistan, 2007
  • B.S., Civil Engineering, National University of Sciences and Technology, Pakistan, 1998

Selected Recent Publications

  • Niazi, F.S. & Mayne, P.W. (2015). Operational soil stiffness from back-analysis of pile load tests within elastic continuum framework. Geotechnical Engineering Journal of the SEAGS & AGSSEA, 46(2), June 2015, ISSN 0046-5828: 1 – 19.
  • Stark, T.D. & Niazi, F.S. (2015). Single and multi geosynthetic interface tests. Geotechnical & Geological Engineering, 33(5): 1351 – 1367.
  • Niazi, F.S. & Mayne, P.W. (2014). Axial pile response of bi-directional O-cell loading from modified analytical elastic solution and downhole shear wave velocity. (Editor’s Choice Selection) Canadian Geotechnical Journal, 51(11): 1284 – 1302.

Niazi

Academic Interests

Geotechnical in-situ testing and site characterization, geotechnical analysis and design of deep foundations, geophysical testing, geosynthetic interface tests, natural geohazards